South Sudan Population: The timeline of total, male, female populations and growth rates

The population of South Sudan is 11,062,113 and the population growth amounts 0.78% (2019). The male and female population are 5,536,529 (50.05%) and 5,525,584 (49.95%) respectively. The average of growth rate over 10 years is 1.88% (positive growth).

The below table shows the South Sudan population history (1960-). Growth(%) is the Y/Y ratio of total population and the percent values below the male and female populations mean the ratios of those by the total population.

Year Total Growth(%) Male Female
2019 11,062,113 0.78% 5,536,529
50.05%
5,525,584
49.95%
2018 10,975,920 0.59% 5,492,756
50.04%
5,483,164
49.96%
2017 10,910,759 0.72% 5,459,485
50.04%
5,451,274
49.96%
2016 10,832,512 1.08% 5,419,649
50.03%
5,412,863
49.97%
2015 10,715,658 1.50% 5,360,487
50.02%
5,355,171
49.98%
2014 10,554,883 1.89% 5,279,349
50.02%
5,275,534
49.98%
2013 10,355,036 2.33% 5,178,653
50.01%
5,176,383
49.99%
2012 10,113,647 2.80% 5,057,130
50.00%
5,056,517
50.00%
2011 9,830,698 3.28% 4,914,725
49.99%
4,915,973
50.01%
2010 9,508,364 3.85% 4,752,495
49.98%
4,755,869
50.02%
2009 9,142,259 4.43% 4,568,227
49.97%
4,574,032
50.03%
2008 8,736,939 4.83% 4,364,234
49.95%
4,372,705
50.05%
2007 8,315,139 4.90% 4,151,960
49.93%
4,163,179
50.07%
2006 7,907,406 4.70% 3,946,773
49.91%
3,960,633
50.09%
2005 7,535,932 4.28% 3,759,857
49.89%
3,776,075
50.11%
2004 7,213,351 3.85% 3,597,545
49.87%
3,615,806
50.13%
2003 6,935,676 3.57% 3,457,826
49.86%
3,477,850
50.14%
2002 6,688,226 3.59% 3,333,363
49.84%
3,354,863
50.16%
2001 6,447,793 3.85% 3,212,542
49.82%
3,235,251
50.18%
2000 6,199,394 4.28% 3,087,858
49.81%
3,111,536
50.19%
1999 5,933,882 4.58% 2,954,772
49.79%
2,979,110
50.21%
1998 5,661,942 4.42% 2,818,602
49.78%
2,843,340
50.22%
1997 5,411,655 3.51% 2,693,306
49.77%
2,718,349
50.23%
1996 5,221,926 1.99% 2,598,218
49.76%
2,623,708
50.24%
1995 5,118,083 0.13% 2,545,916
49.74%
2,572,167
50.26%
1994 5,111,365 -1.45% 2,541,983
49.73%
2,569,382
50.27%
1993 5,185,699 -2.31% 2,578,428
49.72%
2,607,271
50.28%
1992 5,305,457 -2.16% 2,637,527
49.71%
2,667,930
50.29%
1991 5,420,171 -1.34% 2,694,208
49.71%
2,725,963
50.29%
1990 5,492,623 -0.35% 2,729,951
49.70%
2,762,672
50.30%
1989 5,511,579 0.48% 2,739,180
49.70%
2,772,399
50.30%
1988 5,485,282 1.19% 2,725,983
49.70%
2,759,299
50.30%
1987 5,419,809 1.69% 2,693,382
49.70%
2,726,427
50.30%
1986 5,328,164 2.02% 2,647,840
49.70%
2,680,324
50.30%
1985 5,220,747 2.38% 2,594,535
49.70%
2,626,212
50.30%
1984 5,096,482 2.81% 2,532,924
49.70%
2,563,558
50.30%
1983 4,953,151 3.10% 2,461,903
49.70%
2,491,248
50.30%
1982 4,799,434 3.19% 2,385,768
49.71%
2,413,666
50.29%
1981 4,646,489 3.10% 2,310,053
49.72%
2,336,436
50.28%
1980 4,502,604 2.91% 2,238,871
49.72%
2,263,733
50.28%
1979 4,371,714 2.71% 2,174,161
49.73%
2,197,553
50.27%
1978 4,253,083 2.55% 2,115,568
49.74%
2,137,515
50.26%
1977 4,144,554 2.48% 2,062,016
49.75%
2,082,538
50.25%
1976 4,041,791 2.48% 2,011,358
49.76%
2,030,433
50.24%
1975 3,941,618 2.47% 1,962,021
49.78%
1,979,597
50.22%
1974 3,844,104 2.43% 1,914,041
49.79%
1,930,063
50.21%
1973 3,750,782 2.38% 1,868,174
49.81%
1,882,608
50.19%
1972 3,661,440 2.34% 1,824,324
49.83%
1,837,116
50.17%
1971 3,575,900 2.29% 1,782,400
49.84%
1,793,500
50.16%
1970 3,494,004 2.24% 1,742,334
49.87%
1,751,670
50.13%
1969 3,415,576 2.20% 1,704,039
49.89%
1,711,537
50.11%
1968 3,340,422 2.16% 1,667,415
49.92%
1,673,007
50.08%
1967 3,268,405 2.11% 1,632,403
49.94%
1,636,002
50.06%
1966 3,199,343 2.07% 1,598,904
49.98%
1,600,439
50.02%
1965 3,133,150 2.02% 1,566,888
50.01%
1,566,262
49.99%
1964 3,069,739 1.98% 1,536,313
50.05%
1,533,426
49.95%
1963 3,009,062 1.93% 1,507,155
50.09%
1,501,907
49.91%
1962 2,951,043 1.88% 1,479,378
50.13%
1,471,665
49.87%
1961 2,895,605 1.83% 1,452,935
50.18%
1,442,670
49.82%
1960 2,842,724 N/A% 1,427,814
50.23%
1,414,910
49.77%

Growth rates of South Sudan population (1961-)

The below chart is the timeline of South Sudan population growth rates for 60 years.

South Sudan population and growth rate by ages

The South Sudan population ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over are 4,598,305, 6,090,262, 373,546 respectively in 2019.

The percentages below population values ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over in each year represent the ratios of them by the total population.

Year Total 0-14 15-64 65-
2019 11,062,113 4,598,305
41.57%
6,090,262
55.06%
373,546
3.38%
2018 10,975,920 4,590,143
41.82%
6,012,762
54.78%
373,015
3.40%
2017 10,910,759 4,588,719
42.06%
5,949,354
54.53%
372,686
3.42%
2016 10,832,512 4,579,378
42.27%
5,882,413
54.30%
370,721
3.42%
2015 10,715,658 4,552,591
42.49%
5,797,445
54.10%
365,622
3.41%
2014 10,554,883 4,515,828
42.78%
5,678,759
53.80%
360,296
3.41%
2013 10,355,036 4,456,697
43.04%
5,545,829
53.56%
352,510
3.40%
2012 10,113,647 4,374,353
43.25%
5,396,987
53.36%
342,307
3.38%
2011 9,830,698 4,267,678
43.41%
5,232,808
53.23%
330,212
3.36%
2010 9,508,364 4,137,878
43.52%
5,053,888
53.15%
316,598
3.33%
2009 9,142,259 4,004,306
43.80%
4,836,892
52.91%
301,061
3.29%
2008 8,736,939 3,842,016
43.97%
4,609,650
52.76%
285,273
3.27%
2007 8,315,139 3,665,594
44.08%
4,379,904
52.67%
269,641
3.24%
2006 7,907,406 3,493,266
44.18%
4,159,345
52.60%
254,795
3.22%
2005 7,535,932 3,336,300
44.27%
3,958,372
52.53%
241,260
3.20%
2004 7,213,351 3,205,139
44.43%
3,779,235
52.39%
228,977
3.17%
2003 6,935,676 3,095,441
44.63%
3,621,908
52.22%
218,327
3.15%
2002 6,688,226 2,996,642
44.80%
3,482,689
52.07%
208,895
3.12%
2001 6,447,793 2,893,851
44.88%
3,353,990
52.02%
199,952
3.10%
2000 6,199,394 2,778,778
44.82%
3,229,681
52.10%
190,935
3.08%
1999 5,933,882 2,660,949
44.84%
3,091,614
52.10%
181,319
3.06%
1998 5,661,942 2,535,182
44.78%
2,955,072
52.19%
171,688
3.03%
1997 5,411,655 2,417,668
44.68%
2,831,282
52.32%
162,705
3.01%
1996 5,221,926 2,328,431
44.59%
2,738,060
52.43%
155,435
2.98%
1995 5,118,083 2,276,527
44.48%
2,690,851
52.58%
150,705
2.94%
1994 5,111,365 2,264,626
44.31%
2,695,004
52.73%
151,735
2.97%
1993 5,185,699 2,299,646
44.35%
2,732,693
52.70%
153,360
2.96%
1992 5,305,457 2,357,394
44.43%
2,793,010
52.64%
155,053
2.92%
1991 5,420,171 2,407,749
44.42%
2,856,695
52.70%
155,727
2.87%
1990 5,492,623 2,431,172
44.26%
2,906,927
52.92%
154,524
2.81%
1989 5,511,579 2,447,808
44.41%
2,908,759
52.78%
155,012
2.81%
1988 5,485,282 2,436,161
44.41%
2,895,167
52.78%
153,954
2.81%
1987 5,419,809 2,402,130
44.32%
2,866,316
52.89%
151,363
2.79%
1986 5,328,164 2,355,677
44.21%
2,825,068
53.02%
147,419
2.77%
1985 5,220,747 2,303,817
44.13%
2,774,609
53.15%
142,321
2.73%
1984 5,096,482 2,257,253
44.29%
2,700,774
52.99%
138,455
2.72%
1983 4,953,151 2,199,275
44.40%
2,619,811
52.89%
134,065
2.71%
1982 4,799,434 2,134,069
44.47%
2,536,063
52.84%
129,302
2.69%
1981 4,646,489 2,065,620
44.46%
2,456,443
52.87%
124,426
2.68%
1980 4,502,604 1,996,513
44.34%
2,386,467
53.00%
119,624
2.66%
1979 4,371,714 1,941,250
44.40%
2,314,552
52.94%
115,912
2.65%
1978 4,253,083 1,889,338
44.42%
2,251,437
52.94%
112,308
2.64%
1977 4,144,554 1,839,359
44.38%
2,196,425
53.00%
108,770
2.62%
1976 4,041,791 1,789,217
44.27%
2,147,384
53.13%
105,190
2.60%
1975 3,941,618 1,737,224
44.07%
2,102,909
53.35%
101,485
2.57%
1974 3,844,104 1,693,796
44.06%
2,051,185
53.36%
99,123
2.58%
1973 3,750,782 1,651,010
44.02%
2,003,115
53.41%
96,657
2.58%
1972 3,661,440 1,607,792
43.91%
1,959,552
53.52%
94,096
2.57%
1971 3,575,900 1,562,446
43.69%
1,922,001
53.75%
91,453
2.56%
1970 3,494,004 1,513,881
43.33%
1,891,401
54.13%
88,722
2.54%
1969 3,415,576 1,473,860
43.15%
1,854,210
54.29%
87,506
2.56%
1968 3,340,422 1,432,113
42.87%
1,822,146
54.55%
86,163
2.58%
1967 3,268,405 1,389,690
42.52%
1,794,047
54.89%
84,668
2.59%
1966 3,199,343 1,348,699
42.16%
1,767,684
55.25%
82,960
2.59%
1965 3,133,150 1,310,011
41.81%
1,742,099
55.60%
81,040
2.59%
1964 3,069,739 1,281,297
41.74%
1,707,440
55.62%
81,002
2.64%
1963 3,009,062 1,256,520
41.76%
1,671,838
55.56%
80,704
2.68%
1962 2,951,043 1,233,795
41.81%
1,637,096
55.48%
80,152
2.72%
1961 2,895,605 1,209,261
41.76%
1,606,958
55.50%
79,386
2.74%
1960 2,842,724 1,180,231
41.52%
1,584,070
55.72%
78,423
2.76%

The below chart and table represents South Sudan population growth rates (Y/Y, %) by ages 0-14 (children), ages 15-64, ages 65 and above (elderly people).

Year Total 0-14 15-64 65-
2019 0.79% 0.18% 1.29% 0.14%
2018 0.60% 0.03% 1.07% 0.09%
2017 0.72% 0.20% 1.14% 0.53%
2016 1.09% 0.59% 1.47% 1.39%
2015 1.52% 0.81% 2.09% 1.48%
2014 1.93% 1.33% 2.40% 2.21%
2013 2.39% 1.88% 2.76% 2.98%
2012 2.88% 2.50% 3.14% 3.66%
2011 3.39% 3.14% 3.54% 4.30%
2010 4.00% 3.34% 4.49% 5.16%
2009 4.64% 4.22% 4.93% 5.53%
2008 5.07% 4.81% 5.25% 5.80%
2007 5.16% 4.93% 5.30% 5.83%
2006 4.93% 4.70% 5.08% 5.61%
2005 4.47% 4.09% 4.74% 5.36%
2004 4.00% 3.54% 4.34% 4.88%
2003 3.70% 3.30% 4.00% 4.52%
2002 3.73% 3.55% 3.84% 4.47%
2001 4.01% 4.14% 3.85% 4.72%
2000 4.47% 4.43% 4.47% 5.30%
1999 4.80% 4.96% 4.62% 5.61%
1998 4.62% 4.86% 4.37% 5.52%
1997 3.63% 3.83% 3.40% 4.68%
1996 2.03% 2.28% 1.75% 3.14%
1995 0.13% 0.53% -0.15% -0.68%
1994 -1.43% -1.52% -1.38% -1.06%
1993 -2.26% -2.45% -2.16% -1.09%
1992 -2.12% -2.09% -2.23% -0.43%
1991 -1.32% -0.96% -1.73% 0.78%
1990 -0.34% -0.68% -0.06% -0.31%
1989 0.48% 0.48% 0.47% 0.69%
1988 1.21% 1.42% 1.01% 1.71%
1987 1.72% 1.97% 1.46% 2.68%
1986 2.06% 2.25% 1.82% 3.58%
1985 2.44% 2.06% 2.73% 2.79%
1984 2.89% 2.64% 3.09% 3.27%
1983 3.20% 3.06% 3.30% 3.68%
1982 3.29% 3.31% 3.24% 3.92%
1981 3.20% 3.46% 2.93% 4.01%
1980 2.99% 2.85% 3.11% 3.20%
1979 2.79% 2.75% 2.80% 3.21%
1978 2.62% 2.72% 2.50% 3.25%
1977 2.54% 2.80% 2.28% 3.40%
1976 2.54% 2.99% 2.11% 3.65%
1975 2.54% 2.56% 2.52% 2.38%
1974 2.49% 2.59% 2.40% 2.55%
1973 2.44% 2.69% 2.22% 2.72%
1972 2.39% 2.90% 1.95% 2.89%
1971 2.34% 3.21% 1.62% 3.08%
1970 2.30% 2.72% 2.01% 1.39%
1969 2.25% 2.92% 1.76% 1.56%
1968 2.20% 3.05% 1.57% 1.77%
1967 2.16% 3.04% 1.49% 2.06%
1966 2.11% 2.95% 1.47% 2.37%
1965 2.07% 2.24% 2.03% 0.05%
1964 2.02% 1.97% 2.13% 0.37%
1963 1.97% 1.84% 2.12% 0.69%
1962 1.91% 2.03% 1.88% 0.96%
1961 1.86% 2.46% 1.44% 1.23%

Global rank of South Sudan population

The global rank of South Sudan population is 76 and the ranks of populations ages 0-14, ages 15-64, ages 65 above are this:

Ages Rank
Total 76
0-14 68
15-64 86
65 over 109

Data Source

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